Integrating epidemiology and crime data to develop new HIV testing strategy
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related education
Describe barriers and opportunities to conducting outreach and rapid HIV testing in communities that experience high crime rates. Describe the use of epidemiological and crime statistic data to identify the location of the target population. List key elements for stepping up “Grill Outs”
Keyword(s): HIV/AIDS, Youth Violence
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: My work includes managing case management for HIV positives, HIV testing and various interventions with high risk populations including young sex workers. Recently, I have become involved in research projects. My background also includes substance abuse, public speaking, community organizing, policy and advocacy for underserved populations. I have a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management and Masters of Public Health from San Francisco State University.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.